This chapter covers tasks for distributing the capabilities of superuser by using discrete roles. The mechanisms that roles can use include rights profiles, authorizations, and privileges. The following is a list of the task maps in this chapter.
For an overview of RBAC, see Role-Based Access Control (Overview). For reference information, see Chapter 10, Role-Based Access Control (Reference). To use privileges with RBAC or without RBAC, see Chapter 11, Privileges (Tasks).